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Train Information between Vienna and Karlsruhe

distanceDistance368 miles (593 km)
durationAverage train duration7 h 44 min
priceAverage train ticket price$48 (€38)
changesDirect trainYes
carriersTrain companiesDeutsche Bahn, Deutsche Bahn with connection or ÖBB | ICE

Trains from Vienna to Karlsruhe cover the 368 miles (593 km) long journey taking on average 7 h 44 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn, Deutsche Bahn with connection or ÖBB | ICE. There are direct train services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around $48 (€38)], you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $48 (€38). Travelers depart most frequently from Wien Hauptbahnhof and arrive in Karlsruhe Hbf.

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Vienna to Karlsruhe with Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn trains will get you between Vienna and Karlsruhe from $48 (€38). With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best train times and tickets for your trip.

Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn (DB) makes German train travel easy! Find Deutsche Bahn train schedules and cheap tickets for the 368 miles (593 km) journey from Vienna to Karlsruhe with Omio. Choose from Super Saver, Saver and Flexible fares for your journey from Vienna to Karlsruhe if you’re looking for the best deals on affordable train tickets. Deutsche Bahn even offers discount cards like the Bahncard 25, 50 and 100, which you can also use on Omio.

As the main provider of train services in Germany, making on average 40, 000 train journeys per day, DB offers a range of train types to suit you with the high-speed InterCity Express (ICE), the express national and international Intercity (IC) and Eurocity (EC) trains, and local Regional Express (RE) and Regional (RB) trains. These different types of trains differ in terms of the comfort and time required to travel. For example, while restrooms are standard services on each train, other services like onboard restaurants or free WiFi access are only available on certain trains.

Deutsche Bahn has updated its ticket policies due to the coronavirus. Keep these in mind when booking your Deutsche Bahn tickets from Vienna to Karlsruhe and when traveling by train:

  • Normal conditions apply
  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended

Travel Tips

Trains from Vienna to Karlsruhe
Travel by train to Karlsruhe easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Vienna to Karlsruhe.
FAQs
What COVID-19 travel safety information and restrictions should I be aware of for my train to Karlsruhe from Vienna?

Travel by train between Vienna, Austria and Karlsruhe, Germany is: Partially open.

Is international entry into Karlsruhe from Vienna restricted?

International entry is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Austria

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Germany from Vienna?

Entry Requirements:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival for all travellers by air
  • Pre-arrival health declaration
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from compulsory quarantine (certificate needed)
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

What are the safety rules to follow in Karlsruhe, Germany?

The government of Germany has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Physical distance required: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask required: Mandatory

The above information was last checked on 7/30/21. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train from Vienna to Karlsruhe closer to your date of departure here

Do I need to quarantine when I return to Austria from Karlsruhe, Germany?

Return travel from Germany to Austria is: Partially open.

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Vienna from Karlsruhe?

Entry into Austria is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Austria from Karlsruhe?

Requirements for reentering:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Travellers with the Digital Green Certificate are exempt from the quarantine. Digital Green Certificate is proof that a person has been vaccinated against COVID-19, received a negative test result, or recovered from COVID-19
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test

What are the safety rules to follow in Vienna, Austria?

The government of Austria has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Physical distance requirement: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

Last checked on 7/28/21. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to the travel date of your train to Vienna from Karlsruhe.

How much are cheap trains to Karlsruhe from Vienna?
Omio customers have found cheap train tickets to Karlsruhe from Vienna for as low as $48 (€38)  for the next 7 days.
How much does it cost to take a train between Vienna and Karlsruhe?
The train price between Vienna and Karlsruhe is on average $48 (€38)  if you are looking to purchase your tickets for this journey in the next 7 days.
How far is Vienna to Karlsruhe by train?
The distance between Vienna and Karlsruhe by train is approximately 368 miles (593 km).
How long is a train from Vienna to Karlsruhe on average?
The train time between Vienna and Karlsruhe is on average 7 h 44 min  for the 368 miles (593 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go from Vienna to Karlsruhe by train can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.
What train station in Vienna goes to Karlsruhe? What train station do I come into Karlsruhe from Vienna?

When departing from Vienna, you have various train station options to start your journey from including Wien Hauptbahnhof and Wien Westbahnhof. When arriving in Karlsruhe, you can end your journey in train stations like Karlsruhe Hbf, Karlsruhe Hbf and Karlsruhe-Durlach.

Omio customers book a train from Wien Hauptbahnhof   to Karlsruhe Hbf   most frequently for this route.

Where is the Vienna train station located? Where is the Karlsruhe train station located?

You can find the most popular departure train station for this trip, Wien Hauptbahnhof, located approximately 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the city center of Vienna. The most popular arrival train station in Karlsruhe, called Karlsruhe Hbf, is located around 0 mile (s) / 0 km away from its city center.

Which train providers should I travel with from Vienna to Karlsruhe?
If you're looking for trains from Vienna to Karlsruhe, you can rely on Deutsche Bahn, Deutsche Bahn with connection or ÖBB | ICE to get you to Karlsruhe. It's also good to check out all possible train companies for the Vienna to Karlsruhe route to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
What are the first and last departure train times from Vienna to Karlsruhe?
You can take the first train from Vienna to Karlsruhe at 4: 50 AM. The last train from Vienna to Karlsruhe that you can take departs at 9: 27 PM. Omio shows you the latest train from Vienna to Karlsruhe schedule to help you book the best departure time for this journey.
How early should I buy Vienna to Karlsruhe train tickets to get the best deals?
You can find trains between Vienna and Karlsruhe to cost on average $48 (€38) one way if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend buying train tickets in advance to score the best deals and save money on your route. You’ll see tickets for the Vienna to Karlsruhe train generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.
Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Vienna
Karlsruhe
Wien Hbf
Amenities
Wien Westbahnhof
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